How to Make $200 French Fries

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News Item: In July, 2021, a New York City restaurant, Serendipity 3, introduced a new side dish: Crème de la Crème Pommes Frites, a plate of french fries priced at $200. On July 21, GuinnessWorld Records certified it as the most expensive fries on earth. Inquiring minds want to know: WTF? What goes into making fries this expensive? Well, the … Read More

Review of “Tastes Like Chicken”

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In Virginia in the 1850s, “The locomotives would pull in and the [black] women would hold their trays of piping hot fried chicken up to the windows, letting passengers pick and choose what part of the bird they wanted–five cents for a back, ten cents for a wing, fifteen cents for a leg or breast.”